Grand Re-Opening of SITE Santa Fe

Grand Re-Opening, SITE
Grand Re-Opening, SITE

Includes a new extension encompassing Sitelab, an experimental exhibition gallery, and Learning Lab, a multi-purpose workspace.

Architect: New York-based Shop Architects.

How big: New interior space: 10,170 sq. ft; new exterior space: 4,795 sq. ft

How much: $8.6m

What they say: “This new expansion strengthens our ability to showcase cutting-edge contemporary art and expand the traditional museum experience,” says Irene Hofmann, the Phillips director and chief curator.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6 (Tickets on Sale Friday, August 25).
Opening Fête & Late Night Party

Featuring: Guest DJs all evening | A special appearance and performance by Supaman | Interactive experiences throughout the building | Late night dancing | Fabulous food and libations | & MUCH more!

VIP tickets also include preferred parking and a FUTURE SHOCK exhibition catalogue. Tickets $300/$250 Members

GENERAL ENTRANCE AT 7:30 PM
General Tickets $100

AFTER HOURS ENTRANCE AT 9:00 PM
Enjoy late night music, after party food, and a first round of drinks. Tickets $20 (presale only) $25 (at the door)
The Reveal is a 21 and over party.

Saturday & Sunday, October 7–8 Community Open House Days

Join us for two days of public programs, tours, and special activities throughout the building for the whole family. Free and Open to All!

Saturday, October 7th

10:00 am: Ribbon cutting ceremony with Mayor Javier Gonzales; SITE’s Chairman of the Board, Andy Wallerstein; and SITE’s Phillips Director and Chief Curator, Irene Hofmann

11:00 am – 2:00 pm Community Time Capsule Project in Education Lab: bring your objects to be photographed!

11:00 am – 2:00 pm: Photo Booth! Get your photo taken with a futuristic background!

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm  Learn all about your future with our fortune tellers!

Noon: Tour with SITE Guides

1:00 pm: Tour in Spanish with SITE Guides

2:00 pm: Tour translated in ASL with SITE Guides

1:30 pm – 3:30pm: Cupcakes and ice cream

2:00 pm ARTchitectural tours

3:00 pm Tour with SITE Guides

4:00 pm Tour with SITE Guides

5:30 pm Artist Talk: Lynn Hershman Leeson with Sabine Himmelsbach in the auditorium

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Surroundings welcomes to their space Danae Falliers and Willy Bo Richardson. 1611 Paseo de Peralta

 

Sunday, October 8

10:30 am Coffee and pastries in our inner courtyard

11:00 am Artist Talk: Rafael Lozano Hemmer in the auditorium

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm  Learn all about your future with our fortune tellers!

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Community Time Capsule Project in Education lab: bring your objects to be photographed!

Noon: Tour with SITE Guides

1:00 pm: Tour in Spanish with SITE Guides

2:00 pm: Tour translated in ASL with SITE Guides

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Photo Booth! Get your photo taken with a futuristic background!

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Cupcakes and ice cream

2:00 pm Artist Talk: Kota Ezawa and book signing in the SITElab

3:00 pm Tea and Tour! A half-hour, focused tour with a tea pairing from the Teahouse on Canyon Road

4:00 pm ARTchitectural tour

 

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS:

Doug Aitken (US) • Patrick Bernatchez (Canada) • Andreas Gursky (Germany) • Lynn Hershman Leeson (US) • Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Mexico/Canada) in collaboration with Krzysztof Wodiczko (Poland/US) • Alexis Rockman (US) • Dario Robleto (US) • Tom Sachs (US) • Regina Silveira (Brazil) • Andrea Zittel (US)

For more information on SITE Santa Fe’s Grand Re-opening:
Events: October 5 – 8, 2017